The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Google.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 34 33 36
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing Google 4 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.28% 2.90% 0.75%
As % of the Vendors category 2.42% 5.61% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 1
Median daily rate £380 £150 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+153.33% -45.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £388 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.09% +14.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.81 £28.50 £16.30
% change year-on-year
-34.01% +74.84%
Google
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Vendors Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
165 196 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 52.72% 51.72% 46.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 93 60
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 10
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.18 £14.30 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.28 £22.50 £19.42
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing Google as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Google
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Google across the Merseyside region.

Google Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Google
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Google across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Google Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

Google
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +1 2 £186 +24.16% 7
Southport - 1 £548 -
Google
North West

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Google also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Google.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Apple
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) J2EE
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) Servlets
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) SSL
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) FTP
3 2 (50.00%) HTTP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (50.00%) IPsec
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Android
3 2 (50.00%) Mac OS
3 2 (50.00%) nginx
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (50.00%) Google App Engine

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) Jetty
1 2 (50.00%) Mongrel
1 2 (50.00%) nginx
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (50.00%) Google App Engine
1 2 (50.00%) Google Apps
1 2 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) FTP
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) IPsec
1 2 (50.00%) SSL
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Mac Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (25.00%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (50.00%) ITSM
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) SANS
2 1 (25.00%) SSCP
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Apple
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) LogRhythm
4 1 (25.00%) Splunk